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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby blackjack68 on Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:10 pm

pittsports87 wrote:Better to be king of morons than peasant of geniuses.


Is it really?
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Eismann on Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:15 pm

He who would take an hour to say what could be said in 5 minutes surely is capable of other crimes. (unsure of source: it's a quote on my boss's wall)

And, in a related matter: As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler .(Henry David Thoreau)
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Gaucho on Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:17 pm

blackjack68 wrote:
pittsports87 wrote:Better to be king of morons than peasant of geniuses.


Is it really?


I was wondering the same.
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Froggy on Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:19 pm

“Think of how stupid the average person is, and realize half of them are stupider than that.”-George Carlin
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby columbia on Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:21 pm

A coward is incapable of exhibiting love; it is the prerogative of the brave.
-Mohandas Gandhi
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Froggy on Thu Feb 10, 2011 2:21 pm

shmenguin wrote:Image

-shmenguin

-froggy

for as much crap as i talk about the office, this is actually pretty brilliant
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby danisu21 on Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:10 pm

"Bottomless breadsticks only keep you at the Olive Garden for so long, until at some point you look up and say 'Why the hell am I at the Olive Garden with all these fat people?' "

"Why put off the inevitable?"

"I hope one of you ends up in my ER one day, bleeding. I'll make you wait for days. Unless one of you has Blue Cross. That's a PPO, none of that HMO bulls---!"


(paging Froggy back to the quotes thread.....)
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Froggy on Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:21 pm

danisu21 wrote:"Bottomless breadsticks only keep you at the Olive Garden for so long, until at some point you look up and say 'Why the hell am I at the Olive Garden with all these fat people?' "

"Why put off the inevitable?"

"I hope one of you ends up in my ER one day, bleeding. I'll make you wait for days. Unless one of you has Blue Cross. That's a PPO, none of that HMO bulls---!"


(paging Froggy back to the quotes thread.....)


"10 & 1/2, poppo... 11 in crocs"

"So now I have to be at Kaiser Permanente at 6 a.m. tomorrow. I know, Bruce couldn't even afford a real hospital... managed care. Ironic, isn't it? He never *managed* to care for me. "

" I was born cheering! My mother swears the first thing out of her what's-it was a little pair of baby hands doing spirit fingers!
That's a joke! But it really happened."

"that move is prohibidado. and i say it in spanish because that's how exotic and not-allowed it is"


Fired Up! reference... LOVE IT
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Shyster on Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:22 pm

“About half the practice of a decent lawyer consists of telling would-be clients that they are damned fools and should stop.”
– Elihu Root

“If you see errors in form, look for errors in content.”
– Konstantin Fedin
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Bob Cole's Senility on Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:28 pm

There's only one thing left to do, win the whole F'ing thing.
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby CERV96 on Thu Feb 10, 2011 3:35 pm

Bob Cole's Senility wrote:There's only one thing left to do, win the whole F'ing thing.



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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby jprolley on Thu Feb 10, 2011 4:10 pm

my favorite quote in the history of the spoken word:

IN THE MIDDLE OF OPPORTUNITY LI- wait, hold on...............






IN THE MIDDLE OF DIFFICULTY LIES OPPORTUNITY. I'M GOING TO REPEAT MYSELF SO I HAVE CLARITY. IN THE MIDDLE OF DIFFICULTY LIES OPPORTUNITY.

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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Rylan on Thu Feb 10, 2011 4:11 pm

"Yes I will go back to your place, a few hours later leave and never call you again"
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby penny lane on Thu Feb 10, 2011 5:26 pm

Deja vu all over again! ;) yogi berra And you are ? george w bush to mario on the white house lawn.

We will bury you~ bruce boudreau to dan blysma 2009 play offs. N khrushchev of the USSR really said it. ;)
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Geezer on Thu Feb 10, 2011 5:32 pm

A man who knows when he has enough is truly rich.
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby BadHands71 on Thu Feb 10, 2011 5:42 pm

There used to be a real me, but I had it surgically removed. ~ Peter Sellers (1925 - 1980)
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Froggy on Thu Feb 10, 2011 6:17 pm

BadHands71 wrote:There used to be a real me, but I had it surgically removed. ~ Peter Sellers (1925 - 1980)

I believe he said this quote on The Muppets, which makes it even more awesomely bizarre. Sellers was a strange dude
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby SoupOrSam on Fri Feb 11, 2011 8:03 am

Feb 4, 2010 "We're expecting a coating to 2 inches of snow through the evening hours" -- WPXI, KDKA, WTAE
Feb 5, 2010 "SNOWPOCALYPSE" -- WPXI, KDKA, WTAE

Jan 30, 2011 "THE END OF THE WORLD IS COMING' - WPXI, KDKA, WATE, NWS
Jan 31, 2011 ".....' - the rest of Pittsburgh

Gotta gets me a J. O. B. in weather.
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Kraftster on Fri Feb 11, 2011 8:06 am

jprolley wrote:my favorite quote in the history of the spoken word:

IN THE MIDDLE OF OPPORTUNITY LI- wait, hold on...............






IN THE MIDDLE OF DIFFICULTY LIES OPPORTUNITY. I'M GOING TO REPEAT MYSELF SO I HAVE CLARITY. IN THE MIDDLE OF DIFFICULTY LIES OPPORTUNITY.

Image

:thumb: :thumb:
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby no name on Fri Feb 11, 2011 9:11 am

I could never divorce my wife, i would be afraid she might actually find happiness.
"no name"

My wedding day was the best day of my life, the only day i could imagine would be better is if we ever got divorced.
"Mrs. no name"

Not so much a quote as a little story i hear about Winston Churchill it goes...

One day Wisston Churchill was sitting having a Brandy with male firends, and Winston was making all the guys laugh by telling them how a wifes place is in the Kitchen and the Bedroom. When the maid came in and heard of all the "talk" and was clearly bothered by it. Churchill asked her is she disapproved of what he said. She said "yes, and if i was your wife i would poison your drink." Churchill responded. "no need my lady, if you were my wife i would poison myself."
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby mac5155 on Fri Feb 11, 2011 9:18 am

"Looks like _____ got dressed in the dark again" - my coworker re: another coworker.
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby eddysnake on Fri Feb 11, 2011 9:21 am

"and you don't tug on superman's cape"
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby PensFanInDC on Fri Feb 11, 2011 9:24 am

mac5155 wrote:"Looks like mac5155 got dressed in the dark again" - my coworker re: another coworker.

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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby Eismann on Fri Feb 11, 2011 10:44 am

superstartreatment wrote:
Bob Cole's Senility wrote:There's only one thing left to do, win the whole F'ing thing.



Image



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"I'm the only winner on this team. The rest of 'em, they're losers. Either by choice, or by birth. "
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Re: Quotes you like.

Postby doublem on Fri Feb 11, 2011 12:09 pm

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.Leo Tolstoy
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